Legal Guide

Legal Guide (Page 132)

Driver Fatigue Car Accidents: Why Are They Still Common?

Driving while fatigued has become a serious issue in America, where the risks involved often produce tragic results. Drowsy driving typically occurs through overworking, the use of medications, alcohol consumption, and untreated medical conditions, including sleep disorders. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 1 out of every 25 drivers, 18 years and older,... ❯❯❯

How Much Is Your Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Worth?

A number of defective hernia mesh implants have led victims to pursue lawsuits due to the aftermath they had to suffer after the implant. The number of these cases has witnessed a significant rise in the present, with trials resulting in settlements of minimum $70,000 as well. The amount of the lawsuit may vary according to the situation. Therefore, in order to calculate the amount of Hernia... ❯❯❯

Personal Injury Law: Basics, Settlements And How It Works?

Did you know that you can legally claim your personal injuries? Any injury that affects our physically or mentally is called Personal Injury and the state has laws for compensating the damages. Yet many of us don’t seek legal help because we don’t know how it works. How Does A Personal Injury Law Works? If you ever suffer from a personal injury due to someone else’s mistake,... ❯❯❯

Water Damage Insurance Claims in Florida

Living in South Florida is a paradise for most. Great beach weather year-round makes us the envy of the nation. But for property owners, this paradise can easily be lost – or at least become a source of frustration – due to the constant threat of tropical storms, hurricanes and inundation of homes located in flood zones. Any one of these weather-related assaults can be a cause of mold,... ❯❯❯

The Key Differences Between Superannuation In Australia And New Zealand

Image Credit: Unsplash The Cost of Death Report shows that 88% of seniors believe there is a need to talk more about death and dying in New Zealand. What does this really mean? Well, the retirement systems in Australia and New Zealand both share common themes and differences, especially when it comes to things like funerals, superannuation, healthcare, and aged care. The retirement systems in... ❯❯❯

Key Facts About US Immigration Policies

The Trump administration has plans afoot to alter the immigration laws into the USA. Here are a few key points as to the situation as it stands now, these being relevant to the most commonly asked questions regarding the subject. Family-Based Immigration At present the USA Issues green cards to persons wishing to enter the US who have a spouse, sibling, child or parent who is a US citizen... ❯❯❯

Uber and Driver Found Responsible In Wrongful Death Accident

There are many advantages to having an Uber account. Booking an Uber car is easy, the drivers are reliable, and the fares are inexpensive. Uber has become a real force in private transportation. The company’s rise has not come without controversy. Anyone with a vehicle and driver’s license can offer their services on Uber. The company does not attempt to screen out people with poor... ❯❯❯

Sunshine Justice: How Criminal Defense Differs in Florida

Just as in the other states, there are criminal laws set forth in Florida to prevent acts that cause deliberate harm to other people and punish those who commit them. These laws are in place to protect the public and deter people not to commit crimes. However, of course, crimes occur every single day in spite of criminal law. In Florida, criminal defense differs from other states in certain... ❯❯❯

The 6 Most Common Legal Claims in Florida

People have the right to file many kinds of legal claims in Florida, but certain kinds of claims are more common than others. Any person considering a legal action in Florida should make sure that they retain legal counsel for assistance with every aspect of their case. The six most common kinds of legal claims in the Sunshine State include: Breach of Contract A breach of contract claim... ❯❯❯

Is a Car Making a Left Turn Always Held Legally Responsible for an Accident?

If you're making a left turn, it's your responsibility to wait for a break in traffic and avoid a collision. Therefore, most accidents at intersections are said to be the fault of the driver who made the left turn. But as with all rules, there are exceptions. Learn how to determine when the turning driver is liable for an accident and when someone else may be at fault. The Laws Regarding Left... ❯❯❯